MHG44896 - Borgie Forest

Summary

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Type and Period (2)

  • CLEARANCE CAIRN (Undated)
  • (Alternate Type) MOUND (Undated)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A group of about a dozen small mounds lies in the vicinity of the remains of old enclosures, probably associated with crofter occupation, about 2 miles south of Borgie Bridge (NC 668 587) and about 1/4 mile east of the River Borgie on the south end of the ridge at an elevation of about 300ft above sea level.
RCAHMS 1911, visited 1909.

This area is densely afforested and the mounds were not located.
Visited by OS (J L D) 26 April 1960.

No change to previous field report.
Visited by OS (J B) 28 August 1978.


RCAHMS, 1911, The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments and Constructions of Scotland. Second report and inventory of monuments and constructions in the county of Sutherland, 73, No. 221 (Text/Report). SHG2657.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NC 6700 5600 (4m by 4m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NC65NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish FARR

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